With one of the nation's highest foreclosure rates, Atlanta thought it had found the perfect opportunity to build more parks.
Large, expensive U.S. metros were more likely to lose residents this summer.
The city-state is on its way to being overrun with pint-sized condos. The government wants it to stop.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
The city's properties are being sucked up by out-of-towners who visit only a few weeks a year, turning neighborhoods into ghost towns.
Need ideas for how to better your neighborhood? We've got 'em right here.
Top-ranking cities have little relevance to emerging world cities.
Cities that don't work for people of all ages risk stagnating in the past.
You might earn more in places like San Francisco and New York – but it'll take you years to save for a down payment in those markets.
Young owners are more likely to be behind on mortgage payments. But there's good news, too.
Finding the origins of nabe proved easier than explaining its current popularity.
Increasingly, I find fashionable inner city neighborhoods as banal as any suburb, just more expensive.
New data from Zillow shows fewer homeowners underwater, but the pattern varies widely by geography.
Where property abandonment is growing and declining.
Penn Hills, Pennsylvania's foreclosure woes have left it in deep trouble. At least two entrepreneurs are cashing in.
"You are picked up for ‘loitering’ and taken directly to the police station for interrogation. Go back three spaces."
In Peru, the Nazca lines are at risk of disappearing as the housing crisis pushes people onto protected land.
Which countries became at least half urban the fastest?
Life in an abandoned rail car outside of Monterrey.